The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 27 34
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.83% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category - 14.29% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Systems Management Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.53% 12.84% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 8
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SCOM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM across the Midlands region.

SCOM Salary Trend in the Midlands

SCOM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) VMware